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E.C. Hurd home, Hollywood
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Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Exterior front view of the Victorian style E.C. Hurd residence at 6594 Hollywood Blvd. at Wilcox Avenue. Hurd was a member of the Cahuenga Valley Water Co., formed in 1894. In 1900, date of this photograph, the home was bought by farmer and banker H.J. Whitley, a director of the State Bank of Owensmouth. Known as the "Father of Hollywood," Whitley Heights is named for him. A railroad car, labeled Santa Monica, is on the street in front of the house. Also a couple are sitting in an open-air automobile, and the woman wears a lap robe.
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Hollywood-Residences-Hurd; N-001-124 8x10; C-4(764) 8x10
Hurd, Eli C.,--1852?-1897--Homes and haunts
Whitley, Hobart Johnstone,--1859-1931--Homes and haunts
Dwellings--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Street-railroads--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Automobiles--California--Hollywood (Los Angeles)
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)

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